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Wolves forward Hernangomez injures shoulder, will miss Tokyo Games

Wolves forward Hernangomez injures shoulder, will miss Tokyo Games

KSTP Sports
Created: July 08, 2021 10:31 PM

The Minnesota Timberwolves received some bad news Thursday when forward Juancho Hernangómez was injured.

Hernangómez is playing for the Spanish National Team as they prepare for the Olympics.

The Associated Press reports Hernangómez dislocated his left shoulder during an exhibition win over France.

He's expected to miss the Tokyo Olympics.

"We are aware of the left shoulder injury suffered by Juancho Hernangómez while playing with the Spanish National Team. We are evaluating all information and will provide an update when available," the Timberwolves said in a statement.

In 52 games last season, Hernangómez averaged 7.2 points on 43.5% shooting and 3.9 rebounds in 17.3 minutes per game.


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